The Catholic University of America

Christine Rich
Co-Founder and CEO, My Saint My Hero
San Pedro, CA

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Christine is the co-founder and CEO of My Saint My Hero, a Catholic jewelry company grounded in faith and prayer with the commitment to bringing the “Sacred to Now”. My Saint My Hero creates wearable blessings which include prayerfully crafted sacramental pieces, (blessing bracelets, necklaces and earrings). Their mission is to transform the world through the experience of being blessed and sharing that blessing with others. Founded in 2009, My Saint My Hero has grown exponentially expanding from a web and wholesale based company into the home shopping arena with great success on QVC.  They are also committed to Mission Development partnerships and have worked with the Archdiocese of Philadelphia to create the official medal for World Meeting of Families and the papal visit to the U.S. and work with the Archdiocese of Los Angeles on many projects including OneLifeLA.
Christine received a Bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Journalism from the University of Southern California in 1989.  She worked in the news and entertainment field for Financial News Network, Carlson Marketing Group and various production companies as a freelance production coordinator and line producer.
 

Christine and her husband, Joseph, live in Southern California and have four children, John (Purdue University), Ellie (Franciscan University of Steubenville), Elizabeth (Catholic University of America) and Dori (Holy Trinity Catholic School).
 

In addition to the CUA Board of Visitors, Christine also serves on the board for OneLifeLA, Archdiocese of Los Angeles, and the Obria Telemedicine National Board.